domestic violence awareness month
Right now Americans are talking. We are talking about Donald Trump. We are talking about Hillary Clinton. And we are talking
My mother couldn't and didn't want to remain in a relationship that was abusive and oppressive. Her mother taught her to "obey your man", but that didn't mean she would have to subject herself to a life of physical abuse and mental torment.
This kind of portrayal relies on a negative shock factor that may undermine its effectiveness.
October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and we need to discuss some numbers.
It's for an incredible domestic violence awareness effort.
We were kissing in an Italian art museum. The Galleria Borghese, the sculpture room. He had one hand entwined in mine, the other around my neck. Other tourists were staring, but we were in Rome, and when in Rome, one kissed when one was in love.
Other factors such as race, sexual orientation, disability status, or any combination of oppressions which can often result in women and girls being potentially exposed to and experiencing a heightened risk of violence and barrier to safety during their lifetime.
As many of you may know, October is domestic violence awareness month. Every year, those of us who find passion in working
We need to cultivate awareness all year long of abuser attitudes in politics, in media and film, and, yes, in religion as well. And when we see it, we need to call it out. Mr. Trump, you do not have the right to control Ms. Machado's body or that of any other woman.
Even now, six years later, I struggle to get the words out. How do you tell people that you let somebody make you feel so insignificant, you let somebody treat you so appallingly that you didn't even know who you were anymore? Trust me guys this is hard.